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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Mohonk Preserve

Saving the land for life

three stars

85.91

3197 Route 44/55 Gardiner, NY 12525
tel: (845) 255-0919   Web Site
EIN: 14-1609484

Board Leadership
Russell Clune
Chair

CEO
Kevin Case
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.91 three stars
  Financial 80.08 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mohonk Preserve's mission is to protect the Shawangunk Mountains region and inspire people to care for, enjoy, and explore their natural world. In partnership with our members, supporters, and volunteers, we protect and manage over 8,000 acres of mountain ridges, forests, fields, streams, ponds, and other unique and beautiful places. As New York's largest nonprofit nature preserve, each year we welcome over 200,000 visitors. The Preserve's devoted volunteers, dedicated donors, and expert staff all work in harmony for a common cause - to create a place where people and nature thrive. To accomplish our goal of protecting one of the region's most treasured and beautiful places, we conduct programs in four key areas - environmental education, land protection, land stewardship, and conservation science.

Mohonk Preserve's mission is to protect the Shawangunk Mountains region and inspire people to care for, enjoy, and explore their natural world. In partnership with our members, supporters, and volunteers, we protect and manage over 8,000 acres of mountain ridges, forests, fields, streams, ponds, and other unique and beautiful places. As New York's largest nonprofit nature preserve, each year we welcome over 200,000 visitors. The Preserve's devoted volunteers, dedicated donors, and expert staff all work in harmony for a common cause - to create a place where people and nature thrive. To accomplish our goal of protecting one of the region's most treasured and beautiful places, we conduct programs in four key areas - environmental education, land protection, land stewardship, and conservation science.

Financial

three stars

80.08

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
70.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.73
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mohonk Preserve on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mohonk Preserve on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mohonk Preserve (NY) 85.91 three stars
Emerald Necklace Conservancy (MA) 88.62 three stars
Blue Ridge Conservancy (NC) 93.57 four stars
Rocky Mountain Conservancy (CO) 96.28 four stars
Appalachian Trail Conservancy (WV) 91.33 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,279,135
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $946,825
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $217,204
Total Contributions $3,443,164
   Program Service Revenue $865,007
Total Primary Revenue $4,308,171
   Other Revenue $3,597,374
TOTAL REVENUE $7,905,545
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,258,792
   Administrative Expenses $498,471
   Fundraising Expenses $848,884
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,606,147
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,299,398
   
Net Assets $26,988,700

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Land Stewardship $1,495,939 45.9%
Environmental Education $967,774 29.7%
Conservation Science $419,398 12.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 85.91 three stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 82.93 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 81.21 three stars
2016-12 10/01/2018 84.20 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 82.39 three stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 82.09 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 14-1609484
Name in IRS Master File MOHONK PRESERVE INC
NTEE Code C34
NTEE Classification Land Resources Conservation
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
(354) Preservation of scenic beauty
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 1980
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$149,888 3.25% Glenn D. Hoagland President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mohonk Preserve (NY) 85.91 three stars
Glacier National Park Conservancy (MT) 88.75 three stars
Appalachian Trail Conservancy (WV) 91.33 four stars
Conservation International (VA) 90.83 four stars
Island Conservation (CA) 89.18 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mohonk Preserve
3197 Route 44/55
Gardiner, NY 12525
tel: (845) 255-0919
fax: (845) 255-5646
EIN: 14-1609484

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 715
New Paltz, NY 12561

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Board Leadership

Russell Clune
Chair

CEO

Kevin Case
President, CEO

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